Rituraj Gaikwad ends Chennai’s innings with a cute shot. He play a lap shot to Bumrah in the last ball of CSK innings and helped Chennai to a respectful total. Being CSK struggling with early wickets but Ruturaj Gaikwad helped them to reach a respectful total of 156 runs.
Twitter is flooded with the beautiful shot of Rituraj. He scored 88 of 53 balls and remains not out. Faf, Rayudu, and Ali being dismissed for a duck.
Ruturaj Gaikwad Goes wild, after Top order collasped
Hopes are shattered for CSK but then Ruturaj played an inning that is remembered forever. He played a beautiful knock under pressure which is not easy. IPL is such a bigger stage pressure is on players and management also. Despite all this and played a tremendous innings shows that Rituraj has potential in it. If CSK has to win the trophy then Gaikwad has to deliver the same knock-in in upcoming matches.
Trent Boult and Adam Milne break the strength of CSK batting
They both break the strength of batting of CSK. As they get both get early breakthrough wickets of Faf, Dhoni, Raina, Ali. These 4 are the saviors of CSK and 4 of them got out on a single digit. Faf and Ali did not even open their account also.
This brings CSK into deep trouble. As the batting order collapsed. No doubt Rituraj further stable the team but it creates pressure on the team.
MI versus CSK match report
CSK being batting first post a total of 156 runs being Gaikwad scored the highest 88 not out. Bravo and Jadeja’s little contributions of 23 and 26 run each. Adam , Bumrah and boult of MI took 2 wickets each. MI now currently playing on 58 runs and lost 4 wickets.
Sourabh Tiwary and Kieron are on the crease. Deepak Chahar brings a storm as he took 2 wickets and conceded only 9 runs in 3 overs. MI still needs 99 to win in 66 balls. Rohit Sharma does not play today. Pollard is captaining the side in the absence of Sharma.